Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach.
Gary Methodist was a filmset for Transformers 3 in 2010.
I believe this is the push car, meaning it would push the charge in the oven out the opposite side into the train car.
Spare parts ready for this building’s reactivation.
A primitive intercom system connected the various wards to their respective nurse’s stations. They looked hand-made and likely originated, in part, in the FFSH carpentry shop. They were often placed high, like this one, to be out of patient reach.
From a distance (here, Union Yards), you can still see ARMOUR spelled out on the smokestack in white brick.
In the steam plant, steam pipes bundled in canvas and asbestos criss-cross the walls.
In the office at the end of the dock are two brooms. One is from the last ore train. One is from the last boat.
The elevator works on gravity… this is where a conveyor belt was to move the grain toward the main elevator to be loaded into ships.